Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 780 827 826
Rank change year-on-year +47 -1 -55
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 32 182 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.88% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 156 205
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £35,400 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £91,875 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.45% +15.79% -5.00%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13,830 20,774 23,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.27% 17.00% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,401 17,178 19,352
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,993 £25,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 31 £57,500 +4.55% 10
London +151 23 £60,000 +11.63% 2
UK excluding London +34 9 £43,750 -20.45% 9
South East +101 2 £39,000 -44.29% 1
North of England +38 2 £43,750 -23.91% 5
North West +32 2 £43,750 -23.91% 4
South West +19 2 £53,750 +20.79% 2
East of England +82 1 £31,000 -38.00%
East Midlands +27 1 - -
Scotland +24 1 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +22 1 - -
Work from Home -123 1 £39,000 -40.00% 3

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
1 26 (81.25%) SCCM
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 19 (59.38%) Microsoft 365
5 18 (56.25%) Windows 10
6 14 (43.75%) Ivanti
6 14 (43.75%) VMware
7 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (40.63%) Azure
8 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (37.50%) Citrix
8 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 11 (34.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (25.00%) Apple
10 8 (25.00%) VBScript
10 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) Application Packaging
11 7 (21.88%) AWS
11 7 (21.88%) OAuth
11 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
11 7 (21.88%) Banking
11 7 (21.88%) SAML
11 7 (21.88%) Fintech
11 7 (21.88%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco
12 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 6 (18.75%) XenApp

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (40.63%) Azure
3 11 (34.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (21.88%) AWS
5 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (12.50%) Skype
4 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) HTTP
5 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSI
2 3 (9.38%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Front Office
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) IT Support
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Support
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) OAuth
1 7 (21.88%) SAML
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Fintech
2 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (12.50%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (12.50%) Software Distribution
5 3 (9.38%) Patch Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
5 3 (9.38%) Task Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (6.25%) Break/Fix
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 8 (25.00%) VBScript
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) XenApp
4 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.50%) BitLocker
5 4 (12.50%) vSphere
6 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 26 (81.25%) SCCM
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (21.88%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (12.50%) AirWatch
4 4 (12.50%) WSUS
5 2 (6.25%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) Ivanti
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) Apple
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
6 5 (15.63%) Reuters
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (3.13%) Altiris
8 1 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.13%) Qualys
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam